AWS Cost Management and Customer Support

There are 4 main support plans:: Access online resources (basic) General guidance from AWS (Developer) 24-hour technical support (Business) Dedicated Account Managers and Personaliiseid Consultation Total Cost of Ownership The Total Cost of Ownership (ToC) calculator is a free calculator to compare AWS cloud and on-premise costs. It’s designed for anyone who is considering migrating to AWS. It creates a report after we complete a short questionaire. The report will include estimated on-premise costs such as:...

December 2, 2020 · 2 min · Bee

Overview of AWS Authentication, Authorisation, and Access Control

Authentication Comprised of 2 parts of information. Who you are? Presenting your identity (login username). Unique value within the system we are trying to authenticate to. Verify you are who you say you are. Passwords, MFA, etc. This does not have to be unique. We may use credit card pin numbers for authentication. Identity = credit card, verify = pin number. Authorisation Happens before authentication. System in which we have authenticated to establishes what level of privileges we can access....

December 2, 2020 · 1 min · Bee

Overview of Azure Services

Compute Azure Virtual Machines Azure App Service Azure Container Instance Azure Functions Storage Blob Storage Azure File Storage Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 Relational Databases Azure Synapse Analytics NoSQL Netowkring Virtual Network (VNet) Subnets VVNet peering Azure VPN ExpressRoute Miigration Azure Migrates Azure Active Directory DevOps Azure DevOps Azure Pipelines Azure DevTest Labs Azure CDN IoT Azure IoT Central Azure IoT Hub Azure Sphere Analytics Azure HDInsight Azure Databricks Azure Synapse Analytics AI Cognitive Services Azure Bot Service Azure Machine Learning Studio Machine Learning Services Integration Logic Apps Event Grid Compute Azure Virtual Machines Runs VMs for Windows & Linux....

December 2, 2020 · 3 min · Bee

Overview of Azure Storage

Blob storage Binary Large Object (Blob) storage is a way of storing large files. There are 3 types of Blobs in Azure: Blob Blocks Divided into blocks of up to 100MB in size. Blobs of up to 4.75TB can be stored as blob blocks in Azure. Using multiple blocks to represent the blob allows for more efficient handling of large blobs. Usually, the complexity of managing individual blocks is handled for you so you can simply deal with the entire blob rather than individual blocks....

December 2, 2020 · 6 min · Bee

Disaster Recovery with AWS for CCP

We’ll need to invoke our disaster recovery plans to restore our data if our storage or server fails. With traditional backup methods, the data we need might not be available because: Backup data is stored in the same location as the production data, and the disaster impacted the backups. If using a tape backup method, the tapes could fail making the data unreadable. The tapes could get lost when in transit....

October 1, 2020 · 8 min · Bee